14th September 2022 – Brescia (Italy)

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1st International Conference “Rural Youth and the New Youth Guarantee” is organized by CA18213 – Rural NEET Youth Network. This Action encompasses the creation of a European-led multidisciplinary network from countries showing higher NEET youth rates in rural areas. 

For your paper to be considered for presentation at the conference, submit an abstract through our website (Website address) by 30th June 2022. Registration either to present or to attend is free of charge. Only registrees (before 7th September) will be accepted to participate.

Relevant dates

Abstract submission: 30th June 
Acceptance note: 15th July

All accepted abstracts will be published in a proceedings book with ISBN.

This one-day conference brings together scholars from a wide range of disciplinary perspectives to discuss the latest research on youth, and youth employment especially in rural areas. Submissions on any aspect of the interconnections between employment, youth and sustainable development are welcome. The conference is orientated around three main themes that reflect contemporary conceptual and policy concerns.

Please note that the attendance to the conference is free of charge but we don’t fund any travel, daily allowance or meals and we don’t offer lunch or dinner to the registered attendees. 



COST (European Cooperation in Science and Technology) is a funding agency for research and innovation networks.
Our Actions help connect research initiatives across Europe and enable scientists to grow their ideas by sharing them with their peers. This boosts their research, career and innovation.

Official COST Web: CA18213 https://www.cost.eu/actions/CA18213/